The Great Gas Game: Putin, Pipelines & Power

Russia and the West are facing the worst crisis since the Cold War.

According to US Special Envoy Amos Hochstein, Washington’s goal is to reduce Russia’s gas market share in Eastern Europe by 20% by 2020.

Russia cannot be allowed to build a gas pipeline that would bypass Ukraine, as it would pose a threat to Europe’s energy security...

Source: The Saker